Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 22 25
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1902 2807 3481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.26% 7.98% 8.12%
As % of the Vendors category 13.80% 17.00% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 2463 3059
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13787 16508 21462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.36% 46.92% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10945 13291 17506
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -2 608 £40,000 +6.67% 26
Thames Valley -33 592 £40,000 -15.79% 44
Surrey -1 456 £42,500 - 12
Berkshire -26 352 £45,000 -10.00% 25
Buckinghamshire +3 150 £37,000 -7.50% 14
West Sussex -2 122 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Oxfordshire -23 92 £35,000 -17.65% 5
Kent -16 71 £40,000 +8.11% 1
East Sussex -37 57 £40,000 -11.11%
Middlesex +6 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Home Counties +9 1 £40,000 -42.86%
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 1332 (70.03%) Windows
2 1174 (61.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 931 (48.95%) Active Directory
4 877 (46.11%) Windows Server
5 868 (45.64%) Microsoft
6 620 (32.60%) Cisco
7 549 (28.86%) Linux
8 517 (27.18%) Firewall
9 505 (26.55%) Hyper-V
10 494 (25.97%) MS Exchange
11 472 (24.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 448 (23.55%) ITIL
13 434 (22.82%) Office 365
14 420 (22.08%) Citrix
15 406 (21.35%) Windows Server 2008
16 389 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
17 388 (20.40%) SQL Server
18 346 (18.19%) SQL
19 340 (17.88%) SAN
20 324 (17.03%) TCP/IP
21 321 (16.88%) WAN
22 314 (16.51%) Microsoft Certification
23 298 (15.67%) DNS
24 288 (15.14%) LAN
25 283 (14.88%) Data Centre
26 256 (13.46%) vSphere
27 252 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
28 243 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
29 236 (12.41%) Windows 10
30 232 (12.20%) PowerShell

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 494 (25.97%) MS Exchange
2 210 (11.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 192 (10.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 138 (7.26%) IIS
5 117 (6.15%) SharePoint
6 76 (4.00%) OpenStack
7 67 (3.52%) Skype for Business
8 56 (2.94%) Apache
9 53 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2007
10 33 (1.74%) Tomcat
11 31 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
12 19 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
13 14 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
14 13 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
15 12 (0.63%) nginx
15 12 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
17 10 (0.53%) Confluence
18 8 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 130 (6.83%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.16%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.053%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 13 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (0.68%) Teamcenter
2 8 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.32%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.053%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.053%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 434 (22.82%) Office 365
2 389 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 243 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
4 72 (3.79%) IaaS
5 61 (3.21%) PaaS
6 44 (2.31%) SaaS
7 31 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.63%) Mimecast
9 11 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
10 10 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.26%) G Suite
12 4 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.16%) GitHub
13 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.11%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.11%) Route 53
14 2 (0.11%) Yammer
15 1 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 1 (0.053%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 517 (27.18%) Firewall
2 340 (17.88%) SAN
3 324 (17.03%) TCP/IP
4 321 (16.88%) WAN
5 298 (15.67%) DNS
6 288 (15.14%) LAN
7 225 (11.83%) VPN
8 210 (11.04%) DHCP
9 163 (8.57%) VoIP
10 140 (7.36%) VLAN
11 98 (5.15%) Wireless
12 85 (4.47%) Cisco ASA
12 85 (4.47%) Internet
13 72 (3.79%) MPLS
14 67 (3.52%) IPsec
14 67 (3.52%) Network Security
15 64 (3.36%) NAS
16 62 (3.26%) SSL
17 58 (3.05%) Remote Desktop
18 56 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 388 (20.40%) SQL Server
2 75 (3.94%) MySQL
3 50 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (1.68%) MongoDB
7 31 (1.63%) NoSQL
8 29 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
9 25 (1.31%) Relational Database
10 19 (1.00%) Oracle Database
10 19 (1.00%) RDBMS
11 18 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (0.84%) Redis
13 15 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
15 11 (0.58%) Hadoop
16 10 (0.53%) MariaDB
17 9 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
18 8 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 6 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (1.63%) Jenkins
2 19 (1.00%) Visual Studio
3 18 (0.95%) JIRA
4 16 (0.84%) Git (software)
4 16 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
5 12 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (0.63%) Vagrant
6 7 (0.37%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.26%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.16%) Ant
8 3 (0.16%) eggPlant
9 2 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.11%) Maven
9 2 (0.11%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.11%) Redmine
9 2 (0.11%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.11%) Subversion
10 1 (0.053%) TestLink
10 1 (0.053%) TestRail
General
1 181 (9.52%) Finance
2 99 (5.21%) Telecoms
3 48 (2.52%) Marketing
4 41 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 35 (1.84%) Retail
6 32 (1.68%) Electronics
7 26 (1.37%) Legal
8 21 (1.10%) Banking
9 20 (1.05%) Law
10 19 (1.00%) Military
11 17 (0.89%) Advertising
12 13 (0.68%) Automotive
13 12 (0.63%) Back Office
14 11 (0.58%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.47%) French Language
16 7 (0.37%) Games
16 7 (0.37%) Local Government
17 5 (0.26%) Billing
17 5 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 368 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 299 (15.72%) Support Engineer
3 241 (12.67%) Analyst
4 172 (9.04%) IT Support
5 164 (8.62%) Support Analyst
6 149 (7.83%) Administrator
7 142 (7.47%) IT Engineer
8 140 (7.36%) Consultant
9 135 (7.10%) 3rd Line Support
10 126 (6.62%) 2nd Line Support
11 124 (6.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 111 (5.84%) Systems Administrator
13 110 (5.78%) Infrastructure Support
14 101 (5.31%) Network Engineer
14 101 (5.31%) VMware Engineer
15 98 (5.15%) Linux Engineer
15 98 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
16 94 (4.94%) Architect
17 85 (4.47%) Windows Engineer
18 81 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (1.68%) Web Services
2 30 (1.58%) .NET
3 18 (0.95%) Java EE
3 18 (0.95%) Middleware
4 16 (0.84%) LAMP
5 14 (0.74%) HTML
6 13 (0.68%) .NET Framework
7 11 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (0.58%) WCF
8 10 (0.53%) 802.1X
9 9 (0.47%) HTML5
10 8 (0.42%) JSON
11 7 (0.37%) REST
12 6 (0.32%) SOAP
13 5 (0.26%) ASP.NET
13 5 (0.26%) Node.js
14 4 (0.21%) Elastic Stack
14 4 (0.21%) IBM Integration Bus
14 4 (0.21%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (0.21%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 283 (14.88%) Data Centre
2 93 (4.89%) Clustering
3 84 (4.42%) Management Information System
4 66 (3.47%) Driving Licence
5 63 (3.31%) Public Cloud
6 53 (2.79%) Enterprise Storage
7 52 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (2.73%) Private Cloud
8 43 (2.26%) Computer Science
9 35 (1.84%) Replication
10 33 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
11 25 (1.31%) Fat Client
11 25 (1.31%) Thin Client
12 18 (0.95%) iPhone
13 17 (0.89%) Virtual Team
14 15 (0.79%) Cloud Native
14 15 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (0.79%) Handset
15 14 (0.74%) Blackberry
16 13 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1332 (70.03%) Windows
2 877 (46.11%) Windows Server
3 549 (28.86%) Linux
4 472 (24.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 406 (21.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 236 (12.41%) Windows 10
7 220 (11.57%) Windows 7
8 126 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 124 (6.52%) Unix
10 121 (6.36%) Windows 8
11 119 (6.26%) CentOS
12 114 (5.99%) Windows Server 2003
13 48 (2.52%) Ubuntu
14 44 (2.31%) Mac OS X
15 28 (1.47%) Solaris
16 26 (1.37%) Debian
17 21 (1.10%) Apple iOS
18 17 (0.89%) AIX
18 17 (0.89%) Android
19 11 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (23.55%) ITIL
2 161 (8.46%) DevOps
3 137 (7.20%) Presales
4 126 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 98 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (4.89%) Project Management
7 88 (4.63%) Migration
8 86 (4.52%) Mentoring
9 85 (4.47%) Problem Management
10 83 (4.36%) Service Delivery
11 82 (4.31%) Service Management
12 80 (4.21%) High Availability
13 78 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 74 (3.89%) Software Engineering
15 66 (3.47%) Capacity Planning
16 64 (3.36%) Change Management
17 63 (3.31%) Configuration Management
18 59 (3.10%) Load Balancing
19 58 (3.05%) Information Security
20 47 (2.47%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 346 (18.19%) SQL
2 232 (12.20%) PowerShell
3 169 (8.89%) Python
4 140 (7.36%) Bash Shell
5 114 (5.99%) Perl
6 89 (4.68%) Java
7 72 (3.79%) Ruby
8 66 (3.47%) C
9 42 (2.21%) PHP
10 32 (1.68%) Shell Script
11 31 (1.63%) C++
12 23 (1.21%) C#
13 15 (0.79%) Bourne shell
14 14 (0.74%) JavaScript
14 14 (0.74%) VBScript
15 12 (0.63%) Korn
16 9 (0.47%) VB
17 8 (0.42%) Ada
18 4 (0.21%) AWK
18 4 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 314 (16.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 252 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
3 203 (10.67%) MCSE
3 203 (10.67%) Security Cleared
4 172 (9.04%) CCNA
5 153 (8.04%) SC Cleared
6 150 (7.89%) Degree
7 133 (6.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 112 (5.89%) MCSA
9 95 (4.99%) CCNP
10 85 (4.47%) MCP
11 60 (3.15%) DV Cleared
12 54 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
13 47 (2.47%) MCITP
14 42 (2.21%) RHCE
14 42 (2.21%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 38 (2.00%) RHCSA
16 36 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
17 35 (1.84%) CCA
18 34 (1.79%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (7.68%) SLA
2 57 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (1.68%) PCI DSS
4 21 (1.10%) QA
5 12 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 11 (0.58%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (0.32%) PMO
8 5 (0.26%) BS25999
9 3 (0.16%) COBIT
9 3 (0.16%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.16%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.11%) GAMP
10 2 (0.11%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.11%) RMADS
10 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.053%) GCP
11 1 (0.053%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1174 (61.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 931 (48.95%) Active Directory
3 505 (26.55%) Hyper-V
4 256 (13.46%) vSphere
5 169 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
6 105 (5.52%) XenApp
7 73 (3.84%) Docker
8 68 (3.58%) Virtual Machines
9 57 (3.00%) XenDesktop
10 51 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
11 46 (2.42%) KVM
12 41 (2.16%) VirtualBox
13 36 (1.89%) Terminal Services
14 34 (1.79%) VMware NSX
15 27 (1.42%) vCloud
16 24 (1.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 24 (1.26%) VMware Workstation
17 22 (1.16%) XenServer
18 20 (1.05%) Xen
19 13 (0.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 217 (11.41%) SCCM
2 129 (6.78%) Puppet
3 122 (6.41%) vCenter Server
4 90 (4.73%) Opscode Chef
5 79 (4.15%) Ansible
6 77 (4.05%) Backup Exec
7 61 (3.21%) SCOM
8 57 (3.00%) WSUS
9 41 (2.16%) Nagios
10 39 (2.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 36 (1.89%) Kubernetes
12 34 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 30 (1.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 29 (1.52%) NetBackup
15 24 (1.26%) SCVMM
16 21 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
17 19 (1.00%) ZABBIX
18 18 (0.95%) FortiGate
19 15 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
20 14 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 868 (45.64%) Microsoft
2 620 (32.60%) Cisco
3 420 (22.08%) Citrix
4 226 (11.88%) HP
5 183 (9.62%) Red Hat
6 159 (8.36%) Dell
7 157 (8.25%) NetApp
8 130 (6.83%) Juniper
9 112 (5.89%) Oracle
10 106 (5.57%) Symantec
11 93 (4.89%) Veeam
12 84 (4.42%) F5
13 73 (3.84%) EMC
14 60 (3.15%) Veritas
15 57 (3.00%) Apple
16 54 (2.84%) CheckPoint
17 47 (2.47%) SolarWinds
18 39 (2.05%) EqualLogic
19 38 (2.00%) Palo Alto
20 37 (1.95%) SAP